Monday, 4 May 2009

Cloth of the month | May 2009

Pretty Frill Cloth

Cast on 16 stitches using 4mm needles,using 2 strands of cotton yarn. I like to use an 8ply cotton yarn witha finger weight crochet cotton yarn.

This cloth is made up of 4wedges, all exactly the same. Then the edge is sewn together, thethreads are sewn in and the cloth is complete. :)

Every wedge:
Row 1: K across row.
Row 2: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, knit to last stitch (11 sts), turn.
Row 3: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 4: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, knit to last 2 stitches (11 sts), turn.
Row 5: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 6: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, knit to last 3 stitches (11 sts), turn.
Row 7: K across row.
Row 8: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, knit to last 4 stitches (9 sts), turn.
Row 9: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 10: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, knit to last 5 stitches (7 sts), turn.
Row 11: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 12: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, knit to last 6 stitches (5 sts), turn.
Row 13: K across row.
Row 14: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, knit to last 7 stitches (5 sts), turn.
Row 15: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 16: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, knit to last 8 stitches (5 sts), turn.
Row 17: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 18: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, knit to last 9 stitches (5 sts), turn.
Row 19: K across row.
Row 20: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, knit to last 10 stitches (3 sts), turn.
Row 21: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 22: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, knit to last 11 stitches (1 sts), turn.
Row 23: K to last 3 sts, P1, K1, P1.
Row 24: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, turn.
Row 25: K across row.
Row 26: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, K1, turn.
Row 27: K3, P1, K1, P1.
Row 28: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, K3, turn.
Row 29: K5, P1, K1, P1.
Row 30: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, K5, turn.
Row 31: K across row.
Row 32: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, K5, turn.
Row 33: K7, P1, K1, P1.
Row 34: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, K5, turn.
Row 35: K7, P1, K1, P1.
Row 36: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, K5, turn.
Row 37: K across row.
Row 38: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, K7, turn.
Row 39: K9, P1, K1, P1.
Row 40: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, K9, turn.
Row 41: K11, P1, K1, P1.
Row 42: K1, P1, K1, P1, YO, K11, turn.
Row 43: K across row.
Row 44: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, K11, turn.
Row 45: K13, P1, K1, P1.
Row 46: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, K11, turn.
Row 47: K13, P1, K1, P1.
Row 46: K1, P1, K1, P1, K2tog, K to end of row.

For easy printing, I know how hard it can be to print from a blog, go here to download this pattern as a PDF file. :) Free Dishcloth Patterns from


Hazel said...

Wow I love this dishcloth pattern! Thanks, will definitely give this one a go!

The Bowlin's said...

hey on the same track as dish cloths i will be sending some goodies for you and the fam with josh when he comes. what colors of cotton yarn do you need? i have gotten lots of comments on your pillowcase bag. i use it all the time. it is my purse and everyone says how cute it is and wonders where i got it. haha i say it is an original and she lives in NZ. i feel very privileged to have such a talented friend. say hi to the girls and yes i guess mr. sew funky too!!!!!!

Anonymous said...

i have never made a dishcloth but these look like so much fun, but i don't understand the directions. you give directions for a wedge but say knit the whole cloth as one piece. does that mean if you cast on 12 for a wedge, then i would cast on 12X6 (number of wedges to make)? thanks so much for your help.

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